Pipe Fitter (Certification Course by Ministry of Utility & Telecommunication Sarawak)

About The Course

The Pipe Fitter Training course provides comprehensive instruction in pipe fitting techniques and practices for individuals seeking to pursue a career in pipe fitting or enhance their skills in the field. Tailored for aspiring pipe fitters, plumbers, and maintenance technicians, this course covers a wide range of topics, including pipe materials, fittings, layout, fabrication, installation, and maintenance. Participants will gain practical skills through hands-on training sessions, demonstrations, and real-world projects, preparing them for employment opportunities in various industries, including construction, manufacturing, and utilities.

Course Objective

  • Understanding Pipe Fitting Fundamentals: Develop a solid understanding of pipe fitting principles, including types of pipes and fittings, pipe sizing, and piping systems, and their applications in different industries and environments.
  • Reading and Interpreting Blueprints: Learn how to read and interpret blueprints, isometric drawings, and piping diagrams to understand pipe layout, dimensions, and specifications for installation.
  • Pipe Fabrication and Preparation: Gain practical skills in pipe fabrication techniques, including cutting, threading, grooving, and bending pipes to required dimensions and configurations using manual and machine tools.
  • Pipe Installation Techniques: Learn proper pipe installation techniques, including layout planning, pipe alignment, joining methods (such as welding, soldering, brazing, and mechanical connections), and securing pipes to supports and structures.
  • Pipe System Testing and Inspection: Understand the importance of testing and inspecting pipe systems for leaks, pressure, and structural integrity using various testing methods and equipment, ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Maintenance and Repair Procedures: Learn maintenance and repair procedures for pipe systems, including troubleshooting common issues, repairing leaks, replacing damaged components, and performing routine inspections and preventive maintenance tasks.
  • Safety Practices and Regulations: Familiarize yourself with safety practices and regulations governing pipe fitting work, including proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE), handling hazardous materials, and compliance with OSHA and industry safety standards.
  • Quality Assurance and Documentation: Understand the importance of quality assurance in pipe fitting work, including documentation of materials, work procedures, and quality control measures, to ensure compliance with project specifications and customer requirements.
  • Professional Development: Explore opportunities for professional development and advancement in the field of pipe fitting, including certification programs, specialized training, and continuing education courses to expand skills and knowledge in the industry.

Course Schedule

No. Course Title Duration Schedule
1 Pipe Fitter 5 Days + 2 days exam 19 - 23 Feburary 2024 (4 - 8 March 2024)
2 Pipe Fitter 5 Days + 2 days exam Full
3 Pipe Fitter 5 Days + 2 days exam 12 - 16 August 2024(26 - 30 August 2024)